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Fri, Aug 29, 2014 2:28 PM
With views like this, it's a wonder astronauts on the International Space Station get any work done.
Located on nearly 19.3 million acres of tundra in the northeast corner of Alaska, this natural treasure is the largest and one of the most remote refuges in the United States. It's also one of the most threatened.
These creatures rely on a pungent power to defend themselves against threats.
This versatile fiber can keep you looking good or speed you down the highway.
Samango monkeys in South Africa have learned to capitalize on their predators' fear of humans.
Frogs act as our canary in the coal mine when it comes to environmental pollution.
Bjarke Ingels Group's proposed Givskud Zoo makeover makes the 'best possible and freest possible environment for the animals’ lives' a top priority.
The European Space Agency has been using its Automated Transfer Vehicles to deliver cargo into space since 2008.
Conservationists estimate that more than 1 million pangolins have been removed from their habitats over the last decade.
Bees are one of our top most important pollinators. But other species, including birds, bats and butterflies are also important contributors. Here's how birds help with the task.
A new study reveals eye-opening statistics about the health benefits of our arboreal cohabitants.
Wildlife cameras have captured photos of 3 different pups, and biologists suspect there could be more.
World View's scientific payloads may be launched multiple times and at no cost to the institutions sponsoring the experiments.
The 14-year-old rover has nearly completed a slow marathon on Mars.
July 29 is International Tiger Day! Celebrate these endangered big cats with these adorable images.
This unusual behavior, which varies by bird species, plays two important roles in protecting healthy feathers.
Activist and author blogs about politics, energy and Earth's resources.
Science journalist blogs about humans and other wildlife.